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Programmer Certification (SCJP/OCPJP)
Joined: Jul 27, 2000
Sep 03, 2000 23:16:00
Can a programmer code to run the GC whenever you want to?
Joined: Aug 29, 2000
Sep 04, 2000 02:34:00
GC can be called in the finalise method if you so want to do the garbage collection.
Joined: Aug 30, 2000
Sep 04, 2000 08:03:00
You can call System.gc() or Runtime.gc() any time you want but it does not guarantee garbage collection will occur.
Mike Meyers' Java 2 Certification Passport
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Garbage collection
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